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‘Schutt is setting benchmark for bowlers around the world’ – Australia coach | Cricket Bats | Australia

Opening bowler Megan Schutt is setting the benchmark for bowlers around the world in limited-overs cricket, and that has reflected in the rankings, feels Australia coach Matthew Mott. Schutt is the No. 1 bowler in the ICC rankings for women’s T20Is, on 669 points and well clear of the second-placed Poonam Yadav of India, who […]

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Maxwell credits head coach Langer for finding form | Cricket Bats | Australia

Glenn Maxwell has endured a topsy-turvy 2018, but after a half century punctuated by five sixes against Zimbabwe, he seems to be seeing the ball well again. ‘Watch the ball’ is a truism so simple it can sometimes get lost in cricket’s reams of jargon, but that is all Maxwell is concentrating on at the […]

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Paul Farbrace confirms interest in England head coach role | Cricket Bats | Australia

Paul Farbrace has confirmed he would like to be considered for the role of England coach when Trevor Bayliss’s contract expires in just over a year. Farbrace, the England assistant coach, has taken charge of the England side on an interim basis for the four IT20 matches against Australia and India over the next couple […]

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Joe Root defends Trevor Bayliss as vultures begin to circle around Test coach | Cricket Bats | England

Joe Root has defended Trevor Bayliss after speculation that the England coach could be sacked if England lose again in Leeds. Were England to lose in Headingley, it would be their third series loss in a row and their seventh defeat in 10 Tests. They would also slip to No. 7 in the ICC’s Test […]

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Voges new WA coach in ‘natural progression’ from Langer | Cricket Bats | Australia

Western Australia’s new coach Adam Voges will seek to preserve the culture fostered by his predecessor Justin Langer while also aiming to improve on the state’s recent Sheffield Shield results, which have faded after consecutive final appearances in 2014 and 2015. Voges was formally unveiled on Thursday as the coach of WA and also the […]

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Justin Langer named Australia’s new head coach | Cricket | Cricket Bats | Australia

Justin Langer and Phillip Hughes at training © Getty Images Justin Langer has been named as Australia’s new head coach, just over a month after Darren Lehmann resigned from the job following the ball-tampering scandal that engulfed the Cape Town Test. Langer begins his new role on May 22, […]

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CA aims to appoint new coach, ODI captain ahead of England tour | Cricket Bats | Australia

Australia’s new head coach and ODI leadership will be announced in the lead up to their limited-overs tour to England, if all goes to plan for Cricket Australia. As expected, the CA Board met in Melbourne today to work out the process behind the coach hunt. Australia are set to play five ODIs and a […]

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Cricket Australia to begin hunt for new coach on Friday | Cricket Bats | Australia

Cricket Australia (CA) will begin the process of appointing a new head coach this Friday, even as one report suggested that Justin Langer is all but confirmed as Darren Lehmann’s replacement. CA said in a statement that “no appointment has been made, and nor will any candidate be put to the board for ratification on […]

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Darren Lehmann steps down as Australia coach | Cricket | Cricket Bats | Australia

Play 02:02 Lehmann’s long history of confrontations Darren Lehmann has announced that the Johannesburg Test will be his last as Australia coach, as the ball-tampering scandal that occurred in the Cape Town Test continues to take its toll on Australian cricket. “As many who sit in this room […]

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Sydney Thunder rope in Bond as head coach | Cricket Bats | Australia

Former New Zealand quick Shane Bond has quit Brisbane Heat to take up the role of head coach with Sydney Thunder on a three-year contract. He has taken over the role from Paddy Upton, who ended his association with the team last month after four seasons. Bond, who worked with his former national team-mate Daniel […]

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